Nuclear Oncology, 1 Ed.

PART I • ORGAN MALIGNANCIES

Chapter 1. BRAIN TUMORS

Chapter 2. HEAD AND NECK CARCINOMAS

Chapter 3. THYROID CARCINOMA

Chapter 4. PARATHYROID TUMORS

Chapter 5. ESOPHAGEAL CARCINOMA

Chapter 6. GASTRIC CARCINOMA-I

Chapter 7. GASTRIC CARCINOMA-II

Chapter 8. PANCREATIC CARCINOMA

Chapter 9. COLORECTAL CARCINOMA

Chapter 10. LIVER TUMORS

Chapter 11. BREAST CARCINOMA

Chapter 12. PULMONARY CARCINOMA

Chapter 13. RENAL CARCINOMA

Chapter 14. BLADDER CARCINOMA

Chapter 15. PROSTATE CARCINOMA

Chapter 16. UTERINE AND CERVICAL CARCINOMA

Chapter 17. OVARIAN CARCINOMA

Chapter 18. TESTICULAR GERM CELL TUMORS

Chapter 19. TUMORS OF THE ADRENAL GLANDS

PART II • MALIGNANCIES INVOLVING THE ENTIRE BODY

Chapter 20. NEUROENDOCRINE TUMORS

Chapter 21. LYMPHOMA AND LEUKEMIA

Chapter 22. MELANOMA

Chapter 23. NEUROBLASTOMA

Chapter 24. BONE TUMORS

PART III • SPECIAL TOPICS IN NUCLEAR ONCOLOGY

Chapter 25. PEDIATRIC TUMORS

Chapter 26. CANCER OF UNKNOWN PRIMARY

Chapter 27. ASSESSMENT OF LYMPH NODES IN ONCOLOGY

Chapter 28. SENTINEL LYMPH NODE DETECTION AND IMAGING IN ONCOLOGY

Chapter 29. PET/CT HYBRID IMAGING IN RADIOTHERAPY PLANNING

Chapter 30. BONE MINERAL DENSITOMETRY IN ONCOLOGY

Chapter 31. NON-FDG PET/CT IMAGING IN ONCOLOGY

Chapter 32. ASSESSMENT OF RESPONSE TO ANTITUMOR TREATMENT

Chapter 33. RADIONUCLIDE IMAGING FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF TOXICITY DUE TO CHEMOTHERAPY

PART IV • INVESTIGATIVE METHODS FOR STUDYING TUMOR BIOLOGY AND MICROENVIRONMENT

Chapter 34. RADIONUCLIDE IMAGING OF MULTIDRUG RESISTANCE

Chapter 35. RADIONUCLIDE IMAGING OF TUMOR HYPOXIA AND ITS CLINICAL IMPLICATIONS

Chapter 36. RADIONUCLIDE IMAGING OF TUMOR CELL APOPTOSIS

Chapter 37. RADIONUCLIDE IMAGING OF TUMOR ANGIOGENESIS

Chapter 38. RADIONUCLIDE IMAGING OF TUMOR CELL PROLIFERATION

Chapter 39. RADIONUCLIDE IMAGING OF HUMAN EPIDERMAL RECEPTORS

Chapter 40. RADIONUCLIDE IMAGING OF INTEGRINS

Chapter 41. RADIONUCLIDE IMAGING OF ANNEXINS

PART V • TECHNICAL ISSUES

Chapter 42. RADIOCHEMISTRY IN NUCLEAR ONCOLOGY

Chapter 43. ADVANCES IN NUCLEAR AND OPTICAL IMAGING OF TUMORS: MULTI-MODALITY, SMALL-ANIMAL, AND INTRAOPERATIVE TECHNOLOGIES

Chapter 44. CONTRIBUTORS